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PINNED OpenAPI schema validation including headers
Currently to schema validate a REST based API in DataPower you have to extract the JSON schema from the OpenAPI file and then code manually code the individual header checks defined in the OpenAPI file Would be a vast improvement to be able to j...
PINNED In loadbalancers session affinity cookies settings allow customization of the SameSite attribute
Today loadbalancers on Datapower can handle session affinity via cookies. Only the following cookie attributes can be set : - HTTP Only - Secure There is a real need the be able to also set the "SameSite" attribute, otherwise, in some scenarios t...

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Comprehensive audit logging in standard logging mode

Why - The ability to monitor for unexpected configuration change, and provide supporting evidence to any security investigation. This is required for tight security monitoring, and potentially for prosecution of rogue actors. Who - All IBM custome...
2 months ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Needs more information

Integration issue between Datapower (model IDGX2, physical device, firmware version IDG. and OKTA

We learnt that OKTA supports TLS 1.3 & 1.2 - where as our datapower configuration set up supports TLS 1.2 only, whereas TLS 1.3 is partially supported Supported by OKTA : ECDHE-RSA-AES128-GCM-SHA256 Supported/added in datapower : ECDHE_RSA_WIT...
6 days ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Needs more information

Import Files improvement

In the Import Files functionality, it is not easy to determine if it is processing or not, so it is suggested that once it starts, block the start button, so that it cannot be clicked again until it finishes. I tested this in the operator versions...
18 days ago in DataPower Gateway 1 Needs more information